Paganism is the religion practiced by many European people from the Iron Age until Christianisation during the middle ages. Paganism took various forms during those years and practices differed from […]
Barbie the global citizen! Yes, it’s the same Barbie doll that many of us played with as a child. That very doll is known as a global citizen due to its global commodity chain and ehich also makes it the most profitable toy in history.
Anything from the era of Renaissance and forward is viewed as modern ear in the study of mythology. During Renaissance as the ideologies of the church were questioned, the way people viewed myths also began to change.
Kuldhara is an abandoned village in the Jaisalmer district of Rajastan, India. These beautiful ruins carry a story of its own. Lying 17km west of Jaisalmer is the ghost town […]
Mummification is a process in which the skin and flesh of a corpse can be preserved. The process can either occur naturally or it can intentional using chemicals, and one such naturally mummified corpse is found in the icy cold region of the Himalaya. The mummified remains of a Buddhist […]
Capitalism refers to the private ownership of the means of production, such as factories and businesses that are owned by private individuals and not by the government. These private owners […]
The Wodeyar dynasty is an Indian Hindu dynasty that ruled the Kingdom of Mysore from 1399 to 1761 and from 1799 to 1947. They were a feudatory under the Vijayanagara […]
Varied cultures and traditions can be seen through out the Indian sub-continent, these cultures and traditions gave birth to many folk painting and art styles which have been passed on […]
One of the most amazing things about fictional folklores is its innumerable collection of mythical creatures. They may be friendly or horrifying but these creatures manage to capture our minds. […]
During such difficult times some positive news is all we need, so here are somethings that have been going right -Boom in baby gorillas Mountain gorillas which were marked as endangered in 2018 are found only in three countries – Uganda, Rwanda and Democratic Republic of Congo. Thousands of people […]
Everybody loves listening to music be it classical music, hip-hop, pop, jazz, rock or something else altogether.
But how does music improve our health?
The struggle of women in the freedom movement often gets lost in the telling of these narratives, the sacrifice and efforts of thousands of Indian women is overlooked. When many male freedom fighters were imprisoned women took charge and led the fight for freedom.
The study and writing of history is a dynamic process which changes as time goes by, and over time there are many methods historians have developed to study history.
Pink Tax is a invisible gender discriminatory tax that only women are subjected to pay and many aren’t even aware of it!
In a world where we are surrounded by patriarchal ideas and ways of life, there are a few societies in the world that draw their lineage from the women in their family.Here are some examples of Matriliny societies –
The history of Indian theatre dates back to over 5,000 year and had rich cultural and traditional essence but in recent times people have forgotten the true beauty of the art form which breathes life into so many stories and tales.
As entertaining as some of these mythical narratives can be, they are also gruesome and downright illicit. People now mostly believe these stories to be fictitious tales of imagination, but do you ever wonder what people living in ancient Greece thought of these tales?
If this is your first time watching K-dramas or you’re just looking for a new one to watch….i got you covered! Here are a few K-dramas i personally loved watching.
Heo Hwang-Ok, also known as Suriratna was the queen of a Korean dynasty known as Karak Dynasty during 48AD. A popular South Korean book of fables and historical stories, ‘Samguk […]
Earlier people considered period blood toxic and impure but we all know it isn’t true. Then why still uphold these taboos and beliefs which are causing nothing but pain to people?